Ivoirian Currency

Going to Ivory Coast and wants to know the name of the Ivoirian money unit or just want to know what is the exchange rate for $5 American dollars in Ivoirian currency?

Use the links on this page to find out more about the local currency used in Ivory Coast, currency symbol, notes and more.


Ivoirian Currency Exchange Rate Today

Ivory Coast Money

  • The official money used in Ivory Coast is West African CFA Franc.

  • The currency symbol of the Ivoirian money is CFA.

  • The Ivoirian currency code is XOF.

  • The West African CFA Franc Notes: The Ivoirian currency notes are made up of 1000, 2000, 5000, 10000 francs.

  • The West African CFA Franc Coins: 1 West African CFA Franc is made up of 100 Centimes. Ivoirian Centime Coins go from 1, 2, 5, 10, 25, 50, 100, 500 francs.

What is the best currency to use in Ivory Coast? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Ivoirian money and use the local West African CFA Franc as it is accepted everywhere in Ivory Coast. US dollars and other major currencies like Stirling Pound or Japanese Yen are not readily accepted in most business establishments, however some major hotel chains, restaurants and shops may accept US dollars at an agreed upon exchange rate.

Can I use my credit cards in Ivory Coast? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are widely accepted within Ivory Coast (at hotels, restaurants, shops, travel agencies etc.). American Express is less common and can attract surcharges if you are able to use in an establishment - therefore check before you use it.

What is the exchange rate for West African CFA Franc to US Dollars?

Exchange rates for foreign currencies are always changing and in most days by the minute.

It’s important to check out the today's currency exchange rate for US Dollar to Ivoirian West African CFA Franc before purchasing the West African CFA Franc you require for your up coming trip at American Dollar to West African CFA Franc Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for West African CFA Franc to British Pound?

Exchange rates for foreign currencies are often changing and in most days by the minute.

Therefore it's wise to check the latest currency exchange rate for British Pound to Ivoirian West African CFA Franc before purchasing the West African CFA Franc you require for your next trip at British Pound to West African CFA Franc Exchange Rate Today.